Spotify's Boss Responds to Taylor Swift's Criticism

November 12, 2014 9:39 AM

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Spotify's Boss Responds to Taylor Swift's Criticism

Spotify has finally responded to 's decision to remove her music from the service. Days after the singer called the service "a grand experiment" that doesn't fairly compensate artists, chief executive Daniel Ek said in a lengthy blog post that the company had paid a bunch of money in royalties since it started.

"All the talk swirling around lately about how Spotify is making money on the backs of artists upsets me big time," Ek wrote. "Our whole reason for existence is to help fans find music and help artists connect with fans through a platform that protects them from piracy and pays them for their amazin...

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